Olympic champ to switch on lights

Max Whitlock. European Artistic Gymnastics Championships, Moscow/RUS, 17-21 April 2013,
Max Whitlock. European Artistic Gymnastics Championships, Moscow/RUS, 17-21 April 2013,

Double Olympic medallist Max Whitlock will help switch on Hemel Hempstead’s town centre Christmas lights.

He will be joined by Dacorum Mayor Penny Hearn and Father Christmas.

There will be entertainment in Marlowes on the afternoon of Sunday, November 24, in the run up to the big switch on at 5.30pm, which will be followed by a rooftop double fireworks extravaganza.

During the afternoon people will be able to enjoy a Christmas market, a snow play zone and Radio Dacorum broadcasting live from the town centre.